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MNLARS 'inaccuracies' found: Some overcharged, other undercharged for registrations, state says
Judge clears Macalester College of wrongdoing in professor's termination
Trump attacks second Kavanaugh accuser
Line 3 opponents request reconsideration
After prison guard's death, Minnesota prison unions call for more staff, longer segregation terms for inmates
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Fraser returns to building with ferry project
Arby's, Buffalo Wild Wings parent to buy Sonic for $2.3 billion
Instagram co-founders resign in latest Facebook shake-up
Mining town hall generates sparks in Nashwauk
Maurices earnings up
Place a Business Announcement
Tigers rally past Twins
Prep report: Esko sweeps Cloquet
Weatherly to use Griffen advice as he gets another start
Free and clear: Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
NUTRITION: It's time to fall for apples
Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
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Eric and Christina Stevenson
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Fredrick and Yvonne Peterson
Barbara J. Barnes (nee Toole)
Jerome D. Haldorson
Donald "Dub" Wick
Marcia Ann Nelson
Lois Mae Van Derven
Statewide View: Save conservation fund to help protect Boundary Waters
Reader's View: GOP is the unchecked authoritarian power
Our View / Endorsement: Schultz remains the choice in 7A
Reader's View: Stealing lawn signs attacks free speech
Reader's View: Give advertisers break during Dish dispute
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 24, 2018
Historic duck camp tradition lives on
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Wisconsin may close grouse season early
Nice Fish for Sept. 23
Minneapolis Holocaust survivor has German citizenship restored decades after Nazis took it from him
Pets of the week for Sept. 25, 2018
Snapshot for Sept. 23, 2018
Grandma's Brag Book for Sept. 23, 2018
Faces for Sept. 23, 2018
August 10, 2018
Because of lower taxes, MN Power customers to get modest refund
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission ordered several of the state's utility companies to return $200 million to consumers — including...
August 10, 2018 - 7:51pm
August 2, 2018
Allete posts second quarter earnings
Allete reported an operating revenue of $344.1 million for the period from April through June of this year, a 2.6 percent drop from the same...
August 2, 2018 - 3:11pm
Judge: Superior natural gas plant not needed
An administrative law judge on Monday recommended that plans for a proposed natural gas power plant in Superior come to an end. Judge Jeanne...
July 2, 2018 - 9:25pm
June 30, 2018
Local View: Drive economy with strong private sector
For more than 15 years, APEX has been the business-development engine for the private sector in Northeastern Minnesota and Northwestern Wisconsin....
June 30, 2018 - 10:16pm
June 20, 2018
Update: Trump arrives at Amsoil Arena for rally
After participating in a mining roundtable discussion in front of about 200 people at the Duluth Seaway Port Authority, President Donald Trump...
June 20, 2018 - 7:34pm
May 29, 2018
Bankruptcy petition filed against ERP Iron Ore
ERP Iron Ore, the company trying to revive the bankrupt Magnetation operations in Grand Rapids, could be headed in the same direction as its...
May 29, 2018 - 6:57pm
May 8, 2018
Allete holds shareholder meeting
Allete officials touted greater diversification and growth at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders Tuesday morning. President and CEO Al Hodnik...
May 8, 2018 - 7:54pm
May 2, 2018
Allete posts first quarter earnings
Allete reported an operating revenue of $358.2 million for the period from January through March of this year, a 2 percent drop from the same...
May 2, 2018 - 8:15pm
April 11, 2018
Reader's View: Rich get richer, leaving rest of us disgusted
The executive compensation detailed in the March 23 story, "Allete executive pay rose in 2017," seemed so out of the ballpark. Allete is the parent company of Minnesota Power, Superior Water, Light & Power, Allete Clean Energy, and others that seem to steadily increase rates while...
April 11, 2018 - 6:00pm
March 28, 2018
Minnesota Power hopeful Canadian transmission line will stay on track
An unfolding disagreement involving a Canadian electrical transmission project could cause serious headaches for Minnesota Power. The Duluth-based...
March 28, 2018 - 7:07pm
March 22, 2018
Allete executive pay rose in 2017
Several top executives at Duluth’s Allete Inc. had a sizable bump in compensation last year, according to Securities and Exchange Commission...
March 22, 2018 - 3:36pm
March 20, 2018
Reader's View: Natural gas threatens health
The economics of a new natural gas power plant (Local View: "Spar over natural gas plant winding up: Push renewables over facility proposed for Superior," Feb. 26) are questionable, and there are other concerns. Natural gas leaks from production to utilization have caused a methane...
March 20, 2018 - 5:12pm
March 19, 2018
Solar Installer's View: Ready to go solar? Time is short for cash to help
Solar technology converts free, abundant sunlight into clean, renewable power. It’s a great proposition, but many who would like to go solar...
March 19, 2018 - 10:15am
March 16, 2018
Reader's View: The people turned back electric rate hike
Not sure if anybody noticed, but more than a year after Minnesota Power filed for another rate increase — this time a 15 percent rate hike only a year after a 10 percent increase was approved — our state's Public Utilities Commission, or PUC, thankfully pared back the...
March 16, 2018 - 8:31pm
March 8, 2018
Minnesota Power to save $24 million on taxes
Federal tax reform will save Minnesota Power nearly $24 million a year, the company said in a filing with the Public Utilities Commission last...
March 8, 2018 - 6:44pm